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extensional

Extensional properties, e.g. extensional equality, relate to the "black-box" behaviour of an object, i.e. how its output depends on its input. The opposite is intensional which concerns how the object is implemented.
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Extensional rheometry was performed using the extensional viscosity fixture (EVF) attachment on the ARES G2 rheometer.
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Oil shale resources in extensional basins are the most abundant, followed by those in intra-plate, flexural and strike-slip basins.
?Debemos optar por una teoria intensional o una extensional del significado?
Furthermore, the major extensional movements in the Sichuan basin were the Xinkai taphrogenesis or "extensional movement," which is coeval with assembly and breakup of the Rodinia supercontinent [30-33].
La diferencia metafisica entre los seres que satisfacen solo la condicion extensional y los que satisfacen tambien la intensional, es que los primeros pueden darse cuenta de lo que pasa en el entorno y de lo que hacen otras criaturas gracias a sus capacidades de reconocimiento y discriminacion, mientras que los segundos lo hacen mediante sus capacidades de clasificacion (Davidson, 1991, p.
Extensional or elongational viscosity is ideal for studying the complex properties of many fluids used in industrial applications.
Thus we characterize the Chanic structures and metamorphism of the Late Devonian and early Carboniferous, the extensional regime related to the Carboniferous basins development, as well as their later contractional deformation during the San Rafael (Gondwanan) orogeny, in early Permian times.
But in his approach, differently from that one, fitting changes also the syntax of the FOL, by introducing an "extension of" operator, J, in order to distinguish the intensional entity "gross-domestic-product-of-Denmark," and its use in "the gross domestic product of Denmark is currently greater than gross domestic product of Finland." In his approach, if x is an intensional variable, [down arrow] x is extensional, while [down arrow] is not applicable to extensional variables, differently from our where each variable (concept) has both intensional and extension.
An example of extensional shear is depicted in the accompanying illustration of fiber extrusion.
For a function f :(X, =, [not equal to]) [right arrow] (Y, =, [not equal to]) we say that it is a strongly extensional if and only if ([for all] a, b [member of] X)(F(a) [not equal to] f (b)[right arrow] a [not equal to] b).
I have been asked about extensional viscosity and its measurement.